What Happened on January 1, 1950

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Dutch government raises all wages 5%, minimally fl. 5 per week

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Ho Chi Minh begins offensive against French troops in Indo China

Vietnamese Communist Revolutionary Ho Chi Minh
Vietnamese Communist Revolutionary
Ho Chi Minh
  • The state of Ajaigarh is ceded to the Government of India.

Famous Birthdays

  • Morgan Fisher, rock keyboardist (British Lions)
  • Svetlana Georgievna Beregovkina, Russian cosmonaut
  • Yevgeni Vladimirovich Saley, cosmonaut